The zongzi rice dumpling is not the only famous Chinese food wrapped in leaves.
Professor argues that China's rise is a result of advancements in science, consumerism and work ethic.
Norwegian grandmother has better things to do than quietly skiing off into retirement.
China screens only 20 foreign films, mostly from the United States, in theaters every year, but even fewer Chinese films are allowed in US cinemas.
Chinese filmmakers generally tend to avoid supernatural subjects, as they are invariably put through greater scrutiny by the censors.
"Unconfirmed rumors" say actor Nicholas Tse allegedly took a swing at actor Edison Chen during a recent encounter among Chen, Tse and Tse's wife, actress Cecilia Cheung.
Penpa is up at 6 am. Shivering in the icy morning winds in Lhasa, the 16-year-old lama cocoons himself in a baggy crimson sports sweater.
The rhythmic tamping sounds accompanying the singing by workers stop worshippers and tourists flocking to Sera Monastery's Great Meeting Hall in northern Lhasa.
To ayi or not to ayi.
It's boom time for a small village of 1,200 families in Yunnan province, thanks to its skilled noble metal craftsmen.
In a decade working as a nanny, Andreia Soares finally joined Brazil's middle class.
For generations here in the deepest South, there had been a great taboo: publicly crossing the color line for love.